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Welcome to Baylor University

A Community of Excellence

Baylor University is located in the small and friendly city of Waco, Texas. It is the 7th best college in Texas (Times Higher Education US College Rankings, 2021), and is famous for its high caliber education.

A Great Place to Be a Part Of

As a community we’re proud of our vibrant campus, with its stunning buildings and relaxing outdoor spaces. Baylor is a Christian university that welcomes all religions, cultures and backgrounds, and focuses on discussing and learning about worldwide perspectives. Chapel is a place for those from all faith backgrounds to discuss religion and ethics without judgement.

Discover and Learn

Baylor is known for high-quality research it produces and the excellent well-rounded students who graduate every year. Students are able to participate in research projects alongside faculty to get an in-depth understanding of a specific subject.

Your Present and Your Future

Being a Baylor Bear means you will be part of an elite global network, which you can continue to connect with as you progress through your career, for advice, mentorship or just reminiscing about your college days.

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Contributing to the World

Great education and quality research are synonymous with Baylor. Join in with faculty projects and enhance your knowledge.

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Only the Best are Chosen by Us

Baylor is a selective university. With a great number of students applying each year, we only choose the best.

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Why Baylor?

Find out why Baylor makes the perfect choice for international students looking for an elite education and supportive environment.

Fields of Study

Baylor offers a broad range of subjects, each taught within its own College. Choose the major that's right for you from our full list of degree options.

Colleges at Baylor

  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • Diana R. Garland School of Social Work
  • Hankamer School of Business
  • Honors College
  • Law School
  • Louise Herrington School of Nursing
  • Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences
  • School of Education
  • School of Engineering & Computer Sciences